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Definition of Spotter

Babylon English

person or thing that spots; one whose job is to remove spots from clothing (i.e. at a dry-cleaners); one who keeps watch, lookout; one who sets something in a particular spot
Spotter Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
One who spots.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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spotter
\spot"ter\ (?), n. one who spots.
spotter
n
1. a worker employed at a dry-cleaning establishment to remove spots
2. a worker employed to apply spots (as markers or identifiers)
3. a person employed to watch for something to happen [syn: lookout, lookout man, sentinel, sentry, watch, scout, picket]


4. someone who is the first to observe something [syn: finder, discoverer]



Anagram
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Low Life Glossary
noun. The lookout for a truck hijacking operation.
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a worker employed at a dry-cleaning establishment to remove spots
(hypernym) employee
2. a worker employed to apply spots (as markers or identifiers)
(hypernym) employee
(derivation) spot
3. a person employed to watch for something to happen
(synonym) lookout, lookout man, sentinel, sentry, watch, scout, picket
(hypernym) watchman, watcher, security guard
(derivation) descry, spot, espy, spy
4. someone who is the first to observe something
(synonym) finder, discoverer
(hypernym) perceiver, observer, beholder
(derivation) descry, spot, espy, spy
Spotter Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
BTS Transportation Expressions
(See also Yardbird) Terminal yard driver who parks vehicles brought in by regular drivers, also a supervisor who observes the activities of drivers on the road. (ATA1)
By the Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
Railroad-Related Terms
A company employee charged with spying on other employees -- especially old time passenger conductors who collected cash fares from passengers and sometimes did not turn all the receipts in to the company at the end of the trip.
MONASH Marketing Dictionary
a person who receives a fee for providing a salesperson with leads to prospects to whom sales are made.
2004 (c) Copyright & Reprint Courtesy of the Dept. of Marketing, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University; edited by Mr. Don Bradmore.
Spotter Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
An observer stationed for the purpose of observing and reporting results of naval gunfire to the firing agency and who also may be employed in designating targets. See also field artillery observer; naval gunfire spotting team.
  
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
Spotter Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
A spotter is someone trained to look for something. The term has the following special meanings.

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Spotter Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
Bodybuilding Jargon
who stands ready to assist an athlete performing a set with heavy weights during an exercise.
stand ready to assist an athlete performing a set with heavy weights during an exercise.
Spotter Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
The Scotch Whisky by SDA v.4.20
A Spotters Guide, Speyside Malt Scotch Whisky

Some drawings of the planes in the label are: Messerschmitt 109, Mitsubishi0, Spitfire and P47 Thunderbolt
By: The Whisky Connoisseur (Scotland Direct Ltd., Biggar, U.K.)